Shade-Loving plants

“I’m not alone on purpose”

That’s what I tell people these days

But loneliness is the best outcome

 

I can’t hurt others

Without hurting myself

Bleeding hearts

Better stay away from me

“I’m a shade-loving plant.”

 

Stay away from this carcinogenic body

I like my dark green corners

Or hope for a morning that isn’t too bright

For my Eyes

I admire my darkness

Fondness grows in the shade

Coolness of Blue solitude

No expectations

My words might betray me from time-to-time

And I’m unreliable from time-to-time

I have a voice that says unspoken things

 

Chaos soothes my soul

I’m clearing a path

And you might understand it

From time-to-time

But they will never fall exactly the way I meant them

 

Not in Love

Not in Loneliness

Just like a carousel

 

Encircling the snake

Golden water

Facing the other way from the sun.

 

© A.R. Minhas 2017

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15 thoughts on “Shade-Loving plants

    1. Wow! Thank you so much for that. I really appreciate your comments and honestly that’s the only thing keeping me going. I really try to post as often as I possibly can but it takes sometime writing, and then making the artwork. I definitely want to connect with people, and if my writing makes you feel and/or think then my work here is done. Thank you once again! 😃

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      1. A.R. and it shows! You have a wonderful way of delivery as well. It’s not easy writing vulnerable stuff and I personally thought people were just being nice when they liked something I wrote. But I got to a point that I wrote more bold and naked, which means, here I am take it or leave it I am still going to write the MF poem LOL.

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